***ELECTIONS*** …

***ELECTIONS***
Nominations are open until next Wednesday, all are welcome to participate!

Positions are: President, Secretary, Treasurer, Events Coordinator, Marketing Coordinator, Socials Coordinator

Follow the link: www.warwicksu.com/elections/societies/

We are delighted to host our next event on March …

We are delighted to host our next event on March 11th 6-7pm with our friends Warwick PPL Society! A diplomat, Minister Shinichi Iida from the Japanese Embassy in London, is coming to speak about UK-Japan relations post-Brexit!

https://www.facebook.com/events/2352780514732037/

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Also, thanks to everyone who attended our debate last Thursday, here are a few pictures from the event.

A reminder

A reminder: event tonight at 6pm in S0.20. Bring uni ID cards. See you there!

For more information on Lian Najami’s talk on …

For more information on Lian Najami’s talk on Arab-Israeli relations, go and visit Atlas Institute for International Affairs and take a look at the Event Report!

https://www.internationalaffairshouse.org/the-people-of-israel-arab-israeli-relations/

“We should not deceive ourselves and say that …

“We should not deceive ourselves and say that the war is over,” Fawaz Gerges, professional of International Relations at the London School of Economics, said. “The major battles are over. But the reality is that the strategic and political struggle over Syria by the pivotal regional powers” is intensifying and escalating, he said. “In fact, my take is that this is the most dangerous phase in the Syrian conflict.”

Here’s an interesting article explaining recent developments in Syria by regional powers, and the effect of Trump’s decision to withdraw US troops:

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-01-28/assad-is-close-to-victory-but-syria-cauldron-spawns-new-conflict

For a full recount of Ezra Friedman’s talk last …

For a full recount of Ezra Friedman’s talk last week, go and check out the Event Report on ‘The Demise of Iran’s Nuclear Deal’ on Atlas Institute for International Affairs’ official website. Enjoy!

https://www.internationalaffairshouse.org/the-demise-of-irans-nuclear-deal/

Come along this evening at 18

Come along this evening at 18:05 in MS.04 to our first speaker event of the term. Ezra Friedman will talk about Iran and the dangers facing the global nuclear order.

See you there!

The International Relations Society is excited to …

The International Relations Society is excited to announce its partnership with Atlas Institute for International Affairs!

What is AIIA?

Recently established, Atlas Institute is a global think tank and publisher committed to the provision of a dialogue platform where young individuals and senior experts alike can exchange viewpoints and information regarding both the theory and practice of international affairs. AIIA publishes content and promotes events focusing on international relations, defence & security, regional studies, transnational phenomena, global governance and international trade & development.

How can members of the IR Society benefit from this partnership?

• AIIA is looking for submissions for any of their following sections: News, Experts, Academy and PolitiCards. For more information, visit the Submissons website: https://www.internationalaffairshouse.org/submissions/

• They offer decentralised volunteer positions to assist students in gaining valuable insight into how a think tank operates on a day-to-day basis. If you are interested, AIIA offers Analyst, Editorial and Strategic Communications Manager positions. For more information, check out the Careers division: https://www.internationalaffairshouse.org/careers/

If you wish to learn more about Atlas Institute for International Affairs, below you can find the links for their official website and Facebook page.

Official Website: https://www.internationalaffairshouse.org/

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theatlasinstitute/

Also, don’t hesitate to contact us directly for further queries.

Receiving a publication at the undergraduate level is considered highly prestigious, therefore we hope you will make the most out of these exciting opportunities!

The issue of the Irish border is currently one of …

The issue of the Irish border is currently one of the most challenging aspects of the Brexit deal between the UK and the EU. This video gives a brief historical insight into the reasons for the existing border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. It moreover evaluates the options which are being considered in the drafting of the deal to ensure all parties are satisfied and to secure the now long-established peace between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.